Markus Wachowski

  • Senior Consultant
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Dr. Markus Wachowski has worked for many years in the field of educational mediation with a special interest in the intersections of online-offline teaching and learning and learning across cultural boundaries. He combines research, design, and implementation for a variety of audiences. Through research and teaching, as well as extended residencies, he has proven expertise in the MENA region.

  • Vita

    • Head of Academic Program, Project Development, Fundraising, Scrum Master, at Kiron Open Higher Education (2018 - 2020).
    • Academic Director of the English-language blended-learning MA program "Intellectual Encounters of the Islamicate World" at Freie Universität Berlin(2013 - 2018).
    • Project Coordinator "The Digital Bab al-Yemen", Research Unit Intellectual History of the Islamicate World at Freie Universität Berlin (2013).
    • Consultant for Transparency International and BMZ (2012/13)
    • Lecturer at the Universities of Bremen and Bochum (2006 - 2013)
    • Work for the Museum of Islamic Art Berlin, the German Archaeological Institute and the Ethnological Museum Berlin (2002 - 2013)
    • Dr. phil. at the University of Bremen (2011)
    • Magister Artium at the Free University of Berlin in Comparative Religion, Modern History, Philosophy (2002)

  • Publications

    • Rationale Schiiten. Ismailitische Weltsichten nach einer postkolonialen Lektüre von Max Webers Rationalismusbegriff“, Religionsgeschichtliche Versuche und Vorarbeiten (RGVV 59), Berlin (Walter de Gruyter), 2012.
    • „Sada in Sana’a. Zur Fremd- und Eigenwahrnehmung der Prophetennachkommen in der Republik Jemen“, Studies On Modern Yemen, Vol. 6, Berlin (Klaus-Schwarz-Verlag) 2004.

  • Contact

    Dr. Markus Wachowski

    +49 175 7019 835